The fourth JUAE Juventus Day took place on Saturday, September 24th 2016. It was organized at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi in the Cinema Maranello by the Juventus Club DOC UAE and the Juventus Academy Dubai, in the presence of the Italian Institutions, UAE media and hundreds of Juventus Fans in the UAE.
The event was full of surprises, quiz and prizes such as tickets for Juventus vs Milan and official giveaways. The first part of the event was focused on the Juventus Fan Club, the second one on the Juventus Academy Dubai.
His Excellence Liborio Stellino, Ambassador of Italy to the United Arab Emirates and Honorary Member of the Juventus Club DOC UAE said: “Juventus is a lifestyle made by positive values, the Juventus Family in the United Arab Emirates keeps growing thanks to the passion of the Fans and the team’s results” His Excellency added: “It is a pleasure to see the winning combination Juventus & Ferrari during the same event, two of the best ‘made in Italy’ excellences”.
The Juventus Club DOC UAE Del Piero & Scirea is the first and the only official Juventus Fan Club in the UAE, one of the most active in the Region with several events, football teams and activities. The Juventus Fans in the UAE grew up so quickly in the last few years and the number is going to increase rapidly in the future.
Juventus Academy Dubai is located in Sportsmania (JLT), GEMS Wellington Primary School (Jumeirah), New Academy School (Bur Dubai), the Academy offers the best in professional European coaching for boys and girls (4 to 17 years) with a very qualified team of Coaches. Juventus Academy is not only a football service provider, indeed the academy it organizes social events too, an opportunity for all the families and for children to build a Team Spirit.
Moreover, Juventus Academy Dubai launched two important news during the event: the new website, available also on www.juventusacademy.ae, and the JUAE mobile application (available for Apple and Android), which also has a section dedicated to the Fan Club in order to handle the communication in a better way between players, families and coaches but also Juventus Fans in the UAE.
More info at:
www.juae.club – Juventus Club DOC UAE
www.juventus.com/academydubai – Juventus Academy Dubai
Fabrizio Benefazio (President):
After 4 years of growth, we are looking forward to continue representing Juventus in UAE and be a point of reference for the thousand of fans in the country that wish to come closer to their beloved team and share our passion.
Fabrizio Puglisi (Communication Representative)
We are extremely happy about the 4th Juventus Day at Ferrari World and we would like to thank the Embassy of Italy in the UAE, the Consulate General of Italy in Dubai, the Italian Industry & Commerce Office in the UAE, along with the ‘new joiners’ Italian Trade Commission and the Italian Business Council in Abu Dhabi for their presence. Our Ambassador speech about Juventus was amazing, H.E. is our Juventus Captain!
Nayef (Council Member):
Juventus fan club has been growing well over the past few years, and this year we’ve decided to move the venue to Abu Dhabi to encourage the growing active community there and we’ve found an amazing venue in Ferrari world. I hope we continue to grow and celebrate more with our juventini fratelli all over the country.
Mohammed Ba Obaid (Abu Dhabi Representative):
It’s has been 4 years since juventus club fan has been established.
Every year the fans members is increasing.
Juventus fan club become a social, sport community among members for over 150 members.
Juve day has become a special day for all UAE members to participate and take part in this magnificent event with attention of high level Italian community, and local media.
Samer Faissal (Council Member):
We are not just a supporters’ club. We watch and play football together. We discuss the Mercato and the strategies of the coach. We travel together. We also compete in fantasy Football. In brief, we live Juve in every moment of our lives. It’s always good to be surrounded by people who share the same passion.